The AULA LED Illuminated Ergonomic USB Multimedia Backlight Backlit Gaming Keyboard (Blue)(SI-859) is a plug and play keyboard which does not require users to install any drivers. It is an affordable keyboard that matches its entry-level functions.
It does not have the same high-end experience but the comfort it provides is undeniable. As a gaming keyboard, it is fully customizable and programmable.
- Blue colored LED backlight
- Keyboard connector uses USB cable
- Dimension (458.5mm x 190mm x 30mm)
- Strengthened space bar
- Glow modes come in four types
- Clear keys are replaceable
- Brightness option available
- Design fits the gaming experience
- Soft touch keys
- Several keys stopped working
- Fast wearing off paint on keys
- Weird designed Enter key
AULA LED (Blue)(SI-859) is very easy to use. Software is not needed to install the keyboard. It has a plug-and-play feature which is usual for keyboards that are sold in the market today. It has weird shape enter keys and it does not follow the standard keyboard style.
It comes with a box with Chinese characters that are poorly translated. However, because it is a plug-and-play keyboard, it is easy to figure out how it works.
The AULA SI-859 Backlit Gaming Keyboard with Adjustable Backlight Purple Red Blue USB Wired Illuminated Computer Keyboard is perfect for picky gamers. It is a splash-proof keyboard with backlight through the individual keys. It is a non-mechanical keyboard but it does not affect its responsiveness.
It is made of plastic, but the keys are quiet. Its beautiful design is also a space-saver. The ultra-thin keyboard adds to its aesthetic. It is an efficient tool for directing the hands and arms to the correct position as it has a large comfortable palm rest.
The keyboard’s LED backlight is effective in dark places. It comes with three special colors where its brightness can be adjusted. The FN keys and the series of the function keys are coordinated.
The Azio Levetron L70 LED Backlit Gaming Keyboard features a blue color backlight. It has perfect brightness, especially when it is used in a dark place.
However, the brightness is not adjustable. It has a multi-key rollover and the Windows Start key has a lock and unlocks option. It has a volume knob on the keyboard which is very convenient for gamers. However, there is no mute button on the keyboard.
It has a wrist rest which is very comfortable even though it is larger than the usual size. The keys are mushy and it does not use the Chiclet style. For typists, it is not an advantage because the keys must be firm when pressed. It becomes harder to press when the typing lasts for an extended time.
The TeckNet Gryphon LED Illuminated Programmable Gaming Keyboard has three adjustable LED backlighting. The backlights are adjustable which is perfect in a room with a limited light source. It features 10 programmable keys, 19 anti-ghosting keys and 12 dedicated multimedia controls.
The multimedia controls include the volume control, skip tracks and the common keys – play, pause and stop. It has a game/desktop mode option which helps in eliminating the chance of game interruption for pressing the wrong keys.
The AULA LED Illuminated Ergonomic USB Multimedia Backlight Backlit Gaming Keyboard (Blue)(SI-859) wins over its three competitors. Although it is created for gamers, typists will enjoy using it because it has a light touch for easy typing. The three other keyboards have less responsive keys and a firmer press is needed to avoid misspelled words in the document.
AULA SI-859 Backlit Gaming Keyboard with Adjustable Backlight Purple Red Blue USB Wired Illuminated Computer Keyboard takes the second place because it has similar features as the top-notcher of this battle. Although it has the best features, it overheats fast which is not perfect for typing tasks. When the keyboard overheats, the computer must be turned off and let the keyboard cool down until it is ready to be functional again.
The keyboard that takes the third place is the Azio Levetron L70 LED Backlit Gaming Keyboard – Black (KB501). However, its volume knob makes it the winner. The knob is easy to control, especially when the game is ongoing.
The fourth placer is the TeckNet Gryphon LED Illuminated Programmable Gaming Keyboard with Water-Resistant Design, US Layout. As a programmable keyboard, it works best for gaming purposes. The gamer has many options such as programmable keys, anti-ghosting keys, and multimedia controls.
It is helpful for gamers who switch from the traditional keyboard to the ergonomic type. Although the keys are perfect to use on games, they become less responsive when it comes to typing. A harder press is needed to avoid misspelled words.